Linux allows anyone to create their own distribution or distro for short. Kali Linux is a popular penetration testing focused distro. It’s maintained by Offensive Security, a well respected penetration testing company which also offers training courses for security related certifications. What is penetration testing? Penetration testing, or pen testing, involves testing a system or...Read More
WSL is the Windows Subsystem for Linux. If you’re familiar with Linux, this is a feature which lets you run Linux inside Windows. I know what you’re thinking, why would I want to do this? There are many reasons but the most common one is software development. Also, if you’re more familiar with Linux tools, you can use them to interact with the Windows system rather than...Read More
If you work on computers, you probably do certain tasks over and over again. For example, when we update Windows 10, we download the media creation tool from Microsoft’s website and run it. Any repeated tasks should be automated. This article will go through some of my favorite scripting languages, some examples of their uses, and why you’d use one over the other.
Have you ever wanted to test something on your computer but didn’t want to break something in the process? Are you trying to manage lots of applications running on many different computers? Proxmox is your solution. It’s a distribution of Linux designed to manage multiple installations of itself on different computers and easily manage them using a web interface. It’s base is...Read More
One of the great things about Linux is the ability to customize it. One of the most frequently changed things is the desktop environment. In Windows, the user interface has remained mostly the same throughout its inception. A bar on the bottom of the screen which manages open applications and a button to the far left which allows you to access a list of all the installed programs. Linux...Read More
I’m sure you’ve heard of Windows and MacOS, but have you heard of Linux? Linux is an operating system just like the aforementioned solutions but the key difference is it’s open source. This means anyone can contribute to the project. The main portion of the operating system is called the kernel, all operating systems have this. It’s job is to ensure the hardware and...Read More